Fri Art was born from the void, the spirit of a Kunsthalle

1981 GRAND SEMINAIRE 1991 FRI ART KUNSTHALLE 2021 JUBILEE

Between August and November 2021, Fri Art Kunsthalle celebrates a double anniversary : 40 years of exhibitions and 30 years in its building at Petites-Rames 22. Through a multitude of events that link history to the present, the jubilee will be an opportunity to celebrate a place of art with a provocative and experimental tradition.

August 26, 2021, 6:30 PM in MAHF

Fri Art was born from the void, the spirit of a Kunsthalle
27.08 – 17.10.2021

Opening of the exhibition at the Museum of Art and History of Fribourg. In collaboration with the University of Fribourg, Fri Art tells the story of a first generation of people who fought to create a space for contemporary art. The exhibition also celebrates the photographic work of Eliane Laubscher.

The jubilee is supported by Mobilière, Loterie Romande, Ernst & Olga Gubler-Hablützel Stiftung, Temperatio Stiftung, the city and the canton of Fribourg. 

Image credits : David Hammons working on Hail Mary ! in Fri Art, 1998. Photo & Courtesy : Eliane Laubscher / Graphic design Jubilé: Pauline Mayor

1981 GRAND SEMINAIRE 1991 FRI ART KUNSTHALLE 2021 JUBILEE

Fri Art est né du vide - L'esprit d'une Kunsthalle